Maroondah City Council

Case Study


Maroondah City Council is an Australian city located in Victoria. The council understand the importance of operating efficiently and reducing their impact on the environment. This has led to the installation of a commercial solar system to save on energy and operating costs thus benefiting Maroondah City Council, and the citizens that live there. Commercial solar is an affordable energy option that creates a sustainable future.

Given the ever increasing cost of power, Maroondah City Council called on Solar Link Australia’s expertise to provide a power saving Solar Power Solution. Maroondah City Council elected to install 115 Solar PV Modules for 30kW solar system. The panels have a positive tolerance providing reliable output and a guaranteed tolerance of +3%. They also have high module efficiency of up to 15.22%. Moreover, they are certified to withstand 2400 Pa of wind and snow loads of up to 5400P as well as withstand a direct hail hit due to its tempered glass cover that is tested to TUV Standards (25mm diameter ice ball at 23.0m/s), keeping users worry-free at times of harsh weather.

Fronius Inverters are Austrian made and built to precision. They are robust in their build & offer unmatched after sales technical support. Furthermore, with inbuilt comms functionality, Maroondah City Council’s Solar power investment can be monitored via phone, tablet or laptop from anywhere in the world with a simple login.

Solar Link Australia is proud to supply & install the industry’s leading solar brands to the Maroondah City Council. Now they will not only save money by using solar but will also lead the way in their social and corporate responsibility to reduce its own carbon footprint.

  • System Size 30kW
  • System Specs 1 Fronius Eco, 115 x 260W Solar Panels
  • Location City Of Maroondah
  • Annual Prod. In Excess of 42 Megawatts
  • C02 Emissions Savings 45 Tonnes / year
  • ROI 4 Years